Self-assessment and study tools

RELATED RESOURCES

Details on each state's language access program, including contact persons and testing schedules

State Court Interpreter Frequently Asked Questions

 

 

FEDERAL COURT INTERPRETERS

If you're interested in becoming a court interpreter in the federal courts, visit the Federal Court Interpreter Certification Examination program.

Resources for court interpreters

Overview and exam details. Includes lists of exams and fees; testing schedules by state; certification requirements; and manuals.

Resource Guide for Court Interpreters

Self-assessment tools

Self-study resources

Practice Examination Kits

Two Practice Examination Kits are available for interpreters who are preparing to sit for a state court interpreter oral examination. ​NCSC does not at this time offer a practice kit for the written examination. Click here for for more information or to purchase a Practice Exam Kit.

Legal Glossaries and Dictionaries